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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Samuel Le Bihan
Mark Dacascos
Emilie Dequenne
Vincent Cassel
Directors
Christophe Gans
Screenwriters
Christophe Gans
Stephane Cabel
Running Time
134 minutes

The Brotherhood Of The Wolf
Pre-revolutionary France and a supernatural monster


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Plot
It may be the Age Of Reason, but the peasants in a far-flung rural region of France are convinced they're being stalked by a supernatural monster. A famed warrior-naturalist and his Mohawk Iroquois sidekick come seeking the truth.


Verdict
An undeniably handsome creation, but its excessive length and surplus of directorial flourishes merely exacerbate the emptiness of an initially promising plot.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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